STAG Changes Common Dividend Frequency

                    STAG Changes Common Dividend Frequency

PR Newswire

BOSTON, Aug. 15, 2013

BOSTON, Aug. 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- STAG Industrial, Inc. (the "Company")
(NYSE:STAG), a company focused on the acquisition, ownership, and management
of single-tenant industrial properties throughout the United States, today
announced that its Board of Directors has approved the increase in the
frequency of the Company's common dividend payment from quarterly to monthly.

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"We are pleased to announce the move to monthly dividend payments beginning in
the fourth quarter of 2013," commented Ben Butcher, STAG Industrial's chief
executive officer. "We make this change principally in recognition that these
dividends belong to our shareholders and should be delivered to them sooner
rather than later!"

The planned schedule for the Company's monthly dividends, commencing in the
fourth quarter, will be a record date of the last day of each month and
payable on the fifteenth of each following month (or the next business day

About STAG Industrial, Inc.

STAG Industrial,Inc. is a full-service real estate company focused on the
acquisition, ownership and management of single-tenant industrial properties
throughout the United States. The Company's portfolio consists of 196
properties in 34 states with approximately 33.6million rentable square feet.

For additional information, please visit the Company's website at

Forward-Looking Statements

This press release, together with other statements and information publicly
disseminated by STAG Industrial, Inc. (the "Company"), contains certain
forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities
Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of
1934, as amended. The Company intends such forward-looking statements to be
covered by the safe harbor provisions for forward-looking statements contained
in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 and includes this
statement for purposes of complying with these safe harbor provisions.
Forward-looking statements, which are based on certain assumptions and
describe the Company's future plans, strategies and expectations, are
generally identifiable by use of the words "believe," "will," "expect,"
"intend," "anticipate," "estimate," "should," "project" or similar
expressions. You should not rely on forward-looking statements since they
involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors that are, in
some cases, beyond the Company's control and which could materially affect
actual results, performances or achievements. Factors that may cause actual
results to differ materially from current expectations include, but are not
limited to, the risk factors discussed in the Company's annual report on Form
10-K for the year ended December 31, 2012, as updated by the Company's
quarterly reports on Form 10-Q. Accordingly, there is no assurance that the
Company's expectations will be realized. Except as otherwise required by the
federal securities laws, the Company disclaims any obligation or undertaking
to publicly release any updates or revisions to any forward-looking statement
contained herein (or elsewhere) to reflect any change in the Company's
expectations with regard thereto or any change in events, conditions or
circumstances on which any such statement is based.

SOURCE STAG Industrial, Inc.

Contact: STAG Industrial, Inc., Gregory W. Sullivan, Chief Financial Officer,
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